Gallery open weekends, noon to 5 pm or by appointment.
Top: Sydni Kruger, "Nautilus Legacy", Encaustic, graphite and other Mixed Media on Wood Panel
Bottom: Johanna Goodman, "Pantheon", Encaustic, India Ink, Acrylic on Wood
The Encaustic Art Institute opens it's National Juried Exhibition, which
was open to all encaustic/wax artists nation-wide to enter. Michael
Kessler juried in 49 paintings out of the bulk of entries for this show.
Michael has been making and exhibiting encaustic paintings throughout
the US and Europe for 35 years. His paintings have been shown in over
250 exhibitions in the USA and Europe, and his work is included in over
25 museum collections.
show represents an amazing variety of artists and only required that
their pieces contain wax or encaustic elements. The diversity and range
of styles are exciting to behold. A cash award for Award of Excellence and Best of Show will be announced at the opening.
Four New Mexico artists from Santa Fe and Albuquerque are among those juried into the show. To see a complete list of the selected entrant's names and photos of their work, click here. will be traveling in to be at the opening on October 5th. Meet the artists, enjoy the collection of paintings, and get to know the EAI Gallery - Institute.
Art Institute: 18 County Road 55A (General Goodwin Road) Just 20
minutes south of Santa Fe on the scenic Turquoise Trail Hwy. 14. (4
miles North of Madrid). For